Understanding Cancer

Understanding Cancer

A Patient's Guide to Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment

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In this edition, Dr. Coleman describes new treatments that target specific types of cancer as well as treatments that are designed for a particular individual. He also discusses the era of molecular medicine, including biomarkers, novel imaging, molecular signatures and profiling, and molecular-targeted therapy. Some of these therapies are only available through a clinical trial, therefore, Dr. Coleman includes a detailed discussion of what is involved in participating in research trials.
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780801884184
0801884187
9780801884177
0801884179
Branch Call Number: 616.994 Coleman
Characteristics: xvii, 206 p. :,ill. ;,23 cm.

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This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. FE 100 C 2006

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